MIRIAM MAKEBA

  • Miriam Makeba's 81st birthday: 10 things to know March 4, 2013

    New Delhi: Commemorating Miriam Makeba's 81st birthday, Google has posted a doodle. But who was Miriam Makeba? Here are some interesting facts about Miriam Makeba: 1. She came from humble beginnings in a shantytown near Johannesburg. The former domestic servant first started to sing in her school choir and learned new...
  • Miriam Makeba: Google doodles Mama Africa's 81st birthday March 4, 2013

    New Delhi: Google pays tribute to south African singer Miriam Makeba, one of Africa's best known voices and a champion of the fight against apartheid, with a doodle on her 81st birth anniversary. Born on March 4, 1932, Miriam Makeba was also known as 'Mama Africa' and the 'Empress of African...
  • Google doodles 'Mama Africa' Miriam Makeba's 81st birthday March 4, 2013

    New Delhi: Google pays tribute to south African singer Miriam Makeba, one of Africa's best known voices and a champion of the fight against apartheid, with a doodle on her 81st birth anniversary. Born on March 4, 1932, Miriam Makeba was also known as 'Mama Africa' and the 'Empress of African...